Source: Florida CB Jaylen Watkins visited Redskins, Falcons, Eagles, worked out for Panthers, Lions, Patriots

Aaron Wilson
National Football Post

Florida cornerback Jaylen Watkins, the brother of Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins, has visited the Washington Redskins, Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles, according to a league source.

He's also met privately with the Indianapolis Colts and Detroit Lions and worked out privately for the Carolina Panthers and New England Patriots.

Watkins is an athletic, versatile player who has lined up at cornerback, safety and nickel.

Watkins had 52 tackles last season as he started six games at safety and three at cornerback. He returned an interception for a touchdown the previous season against Kentucky, recording 39 tackles as he started 11 games at cornerback.

Watkins played in the Senior Bowl.

The 5-foot-11, 194-pounder has run the 40-yard dash in 4.41 seconds, bench pressed 225 pounds 22 times with a 31 1/2 inch vertical leap and a 9-10 broad jump.

He's drawing third-round grades.

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